by Paul Bass | Aug 23, 2017 12:05 pm | Comments (19)
Americo Carchia Wednesday said he’s considering whether to end his campaign for probate judge and vowed to cooperate with any potential criminal investigations after learning that he had submitted petitions with forged signatures to qualify for the Sept. 12 Democratic primary ballot.
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by Allan Appel | Aug 23, 2017 12:00 pm | Comments (1)
Donald Trump & The Solar Eclipse
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by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 22, 2017 3:47 pm | Comments (12)
Mayoral candidate Marcus Paca had a date with an older woman. Actually, it was a date with about 20 older women. But it almost didn’t happen.
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by Staff | Aug 22, 2017 1:00 pm | Comments (2)
A group representing black New Haven firefighters has endorsed the reelection campaign of Mayor Toni Harp.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 22, 2017 9:13 am | Comments (12)
Two of the three candidates running to be the next alder for Ward 30 are lifelong New Haveners with connections and histories that they hope will bridge both sides of the big rock on the west side of town.
They also hope to turn out enough voters to decide whether strong experience or new energy matters most in the next representative for the West Rock/West Hills section of the city.
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by Paul Bass | Aug 21, 2017 2:36 pm | Comments (53)
Marcus Paca promised that if he becomes mayor, he will fight gentrification, while Mayor Toni Harp argued that the burst of market-rate housing in town doesn’t constitute gentrification.
Harp promised to continue New Haven’s “sanctuary city” policies even if President Trump withholds federal grants, while Paca promised to take a closer look at the issue first to avoid losing needed dollars.
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by Staff | Aug 20, 2017 1:42 pm
Connecticut Secretary of State Denise Merrill — who has emerged as a national leader of a bipartisan effort to beat back the Trump Administration’s voting-rights plans — has decided to run for a third four-year term in 2018
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by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 14, 2017 4:09 pm | Comments (3)
Candidates vying to be the city’s next mayor and probate court judge successfully petitioned their way onto the upcoming Sept. 12 Democratic Party primary ballot.
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by Paul Bass | Aug 11, 2017 12:37 pm | Comments (16)
Working Families Party mayoral candidate Sarah Ganong has qualified for the Nov. 7 general election ballot, City Clerk Michael Smart reported Friday.
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by Paul Bass | Aug 10, 2017 3:58 pm | Comments (13)
Who says Republican and Democratic leaders can’t get along?
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